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Hydrogeologist , volunteer

William Thordarson, American hydrogeologist, volunteer.

Background

Thordarson, William was born on March 14, 1929 in New York City. Son of William and Lillian (Hirsch) Thordarson.

Education

Bachelor, Columbia University, 1950; postgraduate, U. Kansas, Lawrence, 1953-1955; Master of Arts, U. Colorado, 1987.

Career

Hydrogeologist, United States Geological Survey, Denver, 1955-1994; volunteer, United States Geological Survey, Denver, since 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Perched Groundwater, Nevada, 1965, Hydrogeology of Test Wells, 1975, Hydrogeology of South-Central Great Basin, 1983, Hydrogeologic Monitoring, Nevada, 1985, Hydrogeology of Anhydrite, 1989.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1950-1952. Member Geological Society American, American Association Petroleum Geologists, American Geophysical Union, American Institute Professional Geologists (certified), American Institute Hydrology (certified), Association Engineering Geologists, Geological Society Washington, American Geological Institute, National Geographic Society, American Museum National History, Denver Museum National History, others M C.

Connections

father:
William Thordarson

mother:
Lillian (Hirsch) Thordarson